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Usage examples for interpretation

  1. His religion is not so much the interpretation of what he does understand as the explanation of what he does not understand. – Modern Religious Cults and Movements by Gaius Glenn Atkins
  2. Every glance of my eye, every word of my lips, in my own piazza at Pongaudin, would be made to bear its interpretation and go to disturb the single and distinct image which I now stand before every eye and in every mind. – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  3. These phenomena, while perfectly familiar to observers, seem never to have received any fitting interpretation – New and Original Theories of the Great Physical Forces by Henry Raymond Rogers
  4. What, then, are some of these rules of interpretation – The Unconstitutionality of Slavery by Lysander Spooner
  5. But as an interpretation of the name, the passage chap. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  6. He used, rather than followed, the Greek fable, dealing freely with it and giving it his own interpretation – Keats: Poems Published in 1820 by John Keats
  7. 17 also is in favour of this interpretation – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1 by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
  8. After all, the interpretation of the thing was plain enough. – A Lady's Captivity among Chinese Pirates in the Chinese Seas by Fanny Loviot
  9. The Constitution called for fresh interpretation in the light of the Civil War and its results. – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming
  10. This interpretation is not contrary to the text. – The Apology of the Augsburg Confession by Philip Melanchthon
  11. But it would seem that some dramatic interpretation is necessary. – Browning and the Dramatic Monologue by S. S. Curry
  12. In my interpretation I use no words at all. – Frenzied Fiction by Stephen Leacock
  13. To him there is only one interpretation – Principles of Teaching by Adam S. Bennion
  14. He had no interest in any other form of historical interpretation – John Dewey's logical theory by Delton Thomas Howard
  15. Not a word of it, in my interpretation is actually spoken. – Frenzied Fiction by Stephen Leacock
  16. " Say something to take off her attention," was the interpretation of it. – Hoodie by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
  17. Is there any judicial interpretation to that effect? – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  18. Thus, upon the great question which presented itself upon the very threshold- the nature and extent of the authority to be exercised by Leicester- the most influential Netherlanders were in favour of a large and liberal interpretation of his powers. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  19. And so it is used as the rule of the interpretation in the parts of it. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  20. In this extensive country it can not but happen that numerous questions respecting the interpretation of the laws and the rights and duties of officers and citizens must arise. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
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